Kids will delight in the tale of the terrible - but lovable - Hodag. With the head of an ox, feet of a bear, back of a dinosaur, and tail of an alligator, the Hodag stands forty feet tall, and its eyes glow like fire. Learn what happens when a group of animal catchers comes to capture this fierce creature and bring it to the zoo! This original tale, a Parents' Choice Gold Award winner, is perfectly turned for storytelling, with magnificent illustrations that evoke storybooks from long ago.
|Product dimensions:||10.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)|
|Lexile:||AD640L (what's this?)|
|Age Range:||5 - 12 Years|
About the Author
Caroline Arnold is the award-winning author of more than one hundred books for children, mostly in the category of nonfiction. She and photographer Richard Hewett have collaborated on the majority of her books. A part-time teacher in the Writer's Program at UCLA, Ms. Arnold lives in Los Angeles with her husband and cats.
John Sandford is the illustrator of a number of books, including Argyle, Down Buttermilk Lane , Moonstick, and The Seasons of the Sioux. He lives in Grand Haven, Michigan.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
I love this book!!! It is really good! Like her last one she wrote about the hodag (that one is no longer available). This woman is a really nice lady and writes really good books. The pictures are great when she came to my camp. If you want a heart filled books about the hodag, you should read this book. I hope there will be another one in the future and hope the other one that is no longer available will print agian. This is one of my favorite books!!!!! ENJOY!